The Catalyze team combines scientific excellence (PhD, Post-doc) with commercial experience. We employ talented, smart, responsible and ambitious professionals who are committed and passionate about our client services. We value strong teamwork and pride ourselves on maintaining a highly transparent and honest framework with client relationships.

Theodoor Rutgers

Theodoor Rutgers

Founder and Director

Theodoor, one of our co-founders, has raised €100 million in subsidies and grants and has been involved in the start-up of several early stage (life science) companies.

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Jalal Es-Sbai

Founder and Director

Jalal, one of our co-founders has raised€100 million in subsidies and grants and specializes in business development and financing strategies for innovative companies.

Quirein te Roller

Quirein te Roller

Commercial Director

As Commercial Director, Quirein is responsible for the global Sales and Business Development operations. He leads the Marketing & Communication and the Strategic Funding Unit.

Marlene Vegh

Marlene Végh, PhD

Consultancy Director

As Consultancy Director Marlene Végh is responsible for all consultancy departments at Catalyze. In her role, Marlene is responsible for determining and carrying out strategic plans, together with the Management Team.

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Peter Schoevers

Founder & Chairman

Co-founder Peter worked for Solvay Pharmaceuticals for 10 years in international management positions in the Netherlands, Germany, UK, Belgium and Japan.


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